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Mourning Their Idiot: Liberals Are
Seriously Exaggerating the Loss of
Colbert ´The Character´

NewsBusters, by Tim Graham

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Posted By:EveningStar, 4/15/2014 2:16:18 PM

One of the tender mercies of Stephen Colbert´s ascension to the "Late Show" set at CBS is his shedding of the faux-conservative "high-status idiot" character. To conservatives, this "Colbert" has never seemed authentic or sustained cleverness -- how many times can you say you don´t read or even like books? It mostly marks the deep ruts of liberal arrogance in their own mental superiority. Colbert has perpetually had trouble staying inside this character, always winking at and mocking it more than inhabiting it. To liberals, abandoning this thin charade is far too much sincerity for an ironic age. They love their

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 4/15/2014 2:47:30 PM     (No. 9811759)

I can proudly say that I have never (ever) watched one episode of "Colbert". Or "The Daily Show", or "Bill Maher". Oh, I know who they are, and I have read of their disgusting lefty ideals. This is why I have remained sane (mostly) thru the 00´s.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: farmwife, 4/15/2014 3:05:47 PM     (No. 9811785)

Never watched David Letterman, and will not watch Colbert. Why do I need to tune in to hear someone insult me? If I want entertainment, I´ll read a book, watch an old movie, or go to a kids basketball game.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: harper, 4/15/2014 3:51:48 PM     (No. 9811845)

I checked my schedule and re-checked it, but sadly I will be unable to find time to watch any of these leftclones in the future. As in the past.

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